Academia & Industry

Employability-an Industry Perspective

Employability-an Industry Perspective

Employability skills are the basic skills necessary for getting and retaining a job and performing well in a given role.
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Students versus Industry Expectations

Students versus Industry Expectations

The most abused word in the English language as far as academia goes; virtually every school child has it hammered into their heads to be disciplined
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Bridging the Industry - Academia Divide

Bridging the Industry - Academia Divide

Institutional efforts that have managed to scale have largely been focused on just one or two of the many issues on hand – like faculty training, certification or soft skills.
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Why is Lean Principles gaining importance in Software industry

Why is Lean Principles gaining importance in Software industry

The fundamental focus of Lean in working from the point of view of Customer Value has already shown very encouraging results.
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The Rationale Behind Assessments

The Rationale Behind Assessments

A competency profile of a role is nothing but the list of those competencies in the organization's competency framework that are required by an individual to perform well in that particular role.
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Transform Employable to Deployable Resources

Transform Employable to Deployable Resources

As per the data from a large IT organization, huge investments are being made which may varyies in the range of US $34000 to US $110,000 per annum and the focus is also shifting towards engaging employees to understand the customers' customer and becoming deployable from employable.
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Industry must define employability standards

Industry must define employability standards

Over the past three years, several initiatives have been taken in this direction, starting with the announcement of a National Policy on Skill Development specifying the roles of all stakeholders - government, industry, trade unions and civil society.
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You need to value your employees as part of a family and constantly engage with them

You need to value your employees as part of a family and constantly engage with them

With news of economic turmoil in the US and EU, both of which accounts for more than three fourths of revenues for Indian software companies,
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The point is…

The point is…

Never hire an engineer who does not have a passion for engineering and sound in fundamentals or basics
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Social Media and ROI

Social Media and ROI

You need to clearly define the outcomes and purpose for your Social Media Strategy
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Why Social Media Is Better Than a Personal Letter

Why Social Media Is Better Than a Personal Letter

I spent the holidays with highly accomplished professionals including three physicians, one attorney, and an entrepreneur. All but one took me aside to ask whether they should start using social media for career purposes, which is something, none of them have done before. In each case, they were wrestling with two questions:
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Are you a Leader or Manager; Why not both?

Are you a Leader or Manager; Why not both?

When Frederick Taylor began his studies in Scientific Management, he used a stopwatch to track productivity with the goal of improving performance
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Employability Quotient

Employability Quotient

This is the often beaten to death topic that all of us in the colleges and corporates talk and/or worry about. The statistics indicate various aspects – some samples below: 90% of the Indian Engineering graduates are not employable
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Do you hire creative people, or do you make your existing people creative?

Do you hire creative people, or do you make your existing people creative?

At a time when "creativity" has become the essential buzzword in the corporate and academic world alike, the real discourse is about the "culture" of creativity. The great products and services that we see, or the ideas that solve our problems
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Synchronized Collaboration

Synchronized Collaboration

Until the 1980s and 1990s, Indian engineering / management education was dominated by the IITs, IIMs, Government institutions and a handful of non-government participants like BITS and a few others
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Bridge 2018 Pune

Bridge 2018 Pune

ICT Academy BRIDGE Conference at Pune, one of the largest cities of India and a prominent location for IT and manufacturing brought together the industry experts, academic leaders and the Government policy makers to address how to achieve strategic readiness to capitalize on the opportunities offered by the digital workplace and develop talent for the all new future of work.
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Bridge 2018 New Delhi

Bridge 2018 New Delhi

ICT Academy BRIDGE - Future of Work was a dedicated conference that brought together the industry experts, academic leaders and the Government policy makers to address how to achieve strategic readiness to capitalize on the opportunities offered by the digital workplace and develop talent for the all new future of work.
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Bridge 2018 Chennai

Bridge 2018 Chennai

ICT Academy BRIDGE Conference brought together the industry experts, academic leaders and the
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Bridge - Future of Work - Bengaluru

Bridge - Future of Work - Bengaluru

Having more than 50 per cent of its population under the age of 27, India stands a
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Internship (BOAT)

Internship (BOAT)

The Board of Apprenticeship Training, an autonomous body of Ministry of HRD that looks after the apprenticeship training of graduate and diploma passed out, and as well as those who are pursuing the sandwich pattern of courses in engineering and diploma has been providing very structured, time-tested training that goes within the ambit of Apprentices Training Act. A lot of students have benefitted from these training programs.
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Bridge - Future of Work - Hyderabad

Bridge - Future of Work - Hyderabad

With more than 50 percent of its population is under the age of 27, India can play a pivotal role in shaping the global fourth Industrial revolution in a responsible, scalable and inclusive manner.
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Bridge - Future of Work - Vizag

Bridge - Future of Work - Vizag

With more than 50 percent of its population is under the age of 27, India can play a pivotal role in shaping the global fourth Industrial revolution in a responsible, scalable and inclusive manner.
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Bridge - Future of Work - chennai

Bridge - Future of Work - chennai

With more than 50 percent of its population is under the age of 27, India can play a pivotal role in shaping the global fourth Industrial revolution in a responsible, scalable and inclusive manner.
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BRIDGE 2019 - PUNE

BRIDGE 2019 - PUNE

With more than 50 per cent of its population is under the age of 27, India can play a pivotal role in shaping the
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BRIDGE 2019 - Guwahati

BRIDGE 2019 - Guwahati

BRIDGE a flagship conference of ICT Academy aims to bridge the industry-academia gap. BRIDGE is a confluence of Educators, Researchers, Corporate, Solution Providers, NGOs and Policy Makers to find possible solutions and answers to some of the most challenging, critical and relevant questions we face in the journey towards transforming India.
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ATOS SYNTEL - Leadership Convergence

ATOS SYNTEL - Leadership Convergence

Atos Syntel Leaders Convergence provided an opportunity for the Academic and Industry Leader to discuss and deliberate the challenges and opportunities for Industry 4.0.
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Sairam-CSS Corp-ICT Academy to Skill Youth

Sairam-CSS Corp-ICT Academy to Skill Youth

CSS Corp, a new age IT services and technology support company has announced that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with ICT Academy, a not-for-profit society, to jointly launch an extensive training program to skill the youth of rural, urban and low-income family groups in Tamil Nadu.
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APSIT Skills Initiative

APSIT Skills Initiative

ICT Academy exchanged membership certificate with A.P. Shah Institute of Technology, Maharashtra on Monday,the 8th of July 2019, during the launch of APSIT Skills aninitiative of A. P. Shah Institute of Technology, Thane,inaugurated by Dr. M. P. Poonia, Vice Chairman of All IndiaCouncil for technical Education (AICTE), Dr. PratapsinhDesai, President, Indian Society for Technical education(ISTE), Shri Sandeep Acharya, Deputy Editor of Loksatta, Dr. C.S. Verma Regional Officer, AICTE WRO, Shri. Chirag Shah, Chairman, Parshvanath Charitable Trust and Dr.Uttam Kolekar, Principal, APSIT graced the occasion.
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AWS Academy Meet 2019

AWS Academy Meet 2019

ICT Academy in association with AWS Academy organized AWS Academy Educators Meet 2019 at Hotel Lalit Ashok, Bengaluru on 24th July 2019 to help the institution leaders understand and fix the major skills gap in cloud technology.
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Youth Talk Contest Launch

Youth Talk Contest Launch

ICT Academy Board of Studies meeting was held at Hotel Taj Club House, Chennai on 28th of June 2019. ICT Academy has a unique Board of Studies with management leaders and technology experts from various industries as members, to set the skill development agenda for the year and to decide on the course, content, technology and skill that ICT Academy should deliver for the development of faculty members and students.
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Workshops - Design Now and Salesforce

Workshops - Design Now and Salesforce

Sri Eshwar College of Engineering, Coimbatore held the 8th Edition of its national summit, “Industry Connect” on 26th and 27th of July, 2019. As a part of Industry connect ICT Academy, in association with Autodesk and Salesforce conducted two engaging workshops on real-time experience partnered with industry leaders such as Design Now and Salesforce ADX 201 Students Workshop.
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Salesforce Students Journey India

Salesforce Students Journey India

In the next 3-4 years, there will be huge disruption in the IT industry; learning new technologies every day is mandatory to obtain the jobs of the future. Therefore, students those who stay relevant to the industry trends will have a huge career catch.
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ICT Academy at Rajasthan

ICT Academy at Rajasthan

The city known for its ancient heritage and stunning historical architecture and monuments that depict the various cultures is also valiant in higher education.
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Nodal University Sign Up

Nodal University Sign Up

ICT Academy has been partnering with various universities across the country by singing a pact with them to be as its Nodal Universities. These Nodal Universities provide infrastructural support to ICT Academy thereby enable ICT Academy to deliver its training programs in various parts of the country.
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MoU with Gujarat Technological University

MoU with Gujarat Technological University

National Association of Software and Services Companies
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VMware IT Academy Academic Community Meet 2019

VMware IT Academy Academic Community Meet 2019

ICT Academy is an initiative of the Government of India in
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CSR Convergence 2019

CSR Convergence 2019

ICT Academy CSR Convergence 2019 on the theme
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BRIDGES: TO BURN OR NOT TO BURN?

BRIDGES: TO BURN OR NOT TO BURN?

In all walks of life, when destiny or desire realizes a disruptive decision, the traits deployed in negotiating the shift from the existing state to the next define the sustenance or severance of ties with the subject(s) left behind.
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Bridge Hyderabad

Bridge Hyderabad

BRIDGE a agship conference of ICT Academy aims to bridge the industry-academia gap. BRIDGE is a con?uence of Educators, Researchers, Corporate, Solution Providers, NGOs and Policymakers to ?nd possible solutions and answers to some of the most challenging, critical and relevant questions we face in the journey towards transforming India.
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ICT Academy Bridge 2019 - Vijayawada

ICT Academy Bridge 2019 - Vijayawada

BRIDGE a flagship conference of ICT Academy aims to bridge the industry-academia gap. BRIDGE is a confluenc of Educators, Researchers, Corporate, Solution Providers, NGOs and Policymakers to find possible solutions and answers to some of the most challenging, critical and relevant questions we face in the journey towards transforming India.
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ICT Academy Bridge 2019 - Delhi

ICT Academy Bridge 2019 - Delhi

BRIDGE a flagship conference of ICT Academy aims to bridge the industry-academia gap. BRIDGE is a confluenc of Educators, Researchers, Corporate, Solution Providers, NGOs and Policymakers to find possible solutions and answers to some of the most challenging, critical and relevant questions we face in the journey towards transforming India.
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ICT Academy Bridge 2020 - Pune

ICT Academy Bridge 2020 - Pune

BRIDGE a flagship conference of ICT Academy aims to bridge the industry-academia gap. BRIDGE is a confluenc of Educators, Researchers, Corporate, Solution Providers, NGOs and Policymakers to find possible solutions and answers to some of the most challenging, critical and relevant questions we face in the journey towards transforming India.
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